So now give over the men, the sons of Belial who are in Gibeah, that we may put them to death and put away evil from Israel.”
But Benjamin did not want to listen to the voice of their brothers the children of Israel.
“sons of Belial.” This is a designation of sons of the Devil. [For more on sons of Belial, see commentary on 1 Sam. 2:12. For more on the unforgivable sin and children of the Devil, see commentary on Matt. 12:31].